05 Dec '11, 7am

Solar Impulse's Social Innovation Project to Change the Landscape of Aviation: The Solar Impulse project is cur...

Solar Impulse's Social Innovation Project to Change the Landscape of Aviation: The Solar Impulse project is cur...

Solar Impulse's Social Innovation Project to Change the Landscape of Aviation The Solar Impulse project is currently writing the history pages of tomorrow with its social innovation commitment to fly day and night without fuel, powered only by solar energy. It has taken seven years of research, simulation, construction and tests to achieve the first solar twenty-four hour flight in history, one that demonstrates progress is possible by using clean energy. In July 2010, the HB-SIA became the first solar-powered airplane in history capable of flying through a complete daylight cycle, establishing three world records. This social innovation aeroplane has the wingspan of an Airbus A340: 63.40m; the weight of a family car, 1600 kg; and finally, the power of a scooter: four 10 HP electric engines. The Solar Impulse 's HB-SIA prototype presents social innovation construction feat...

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Social Innovation: Yingli Energy, Chinese Solar Panel Company Flies the Flag

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justmeans.com 02 Dec '11, 8am

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Southwest Solar says that CPV technology is widely acknowledged to have the potential to be less costly than current flat-...

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justmeans.com 16 Dec '11, 11am

Britain Ready for Social Innovation, Renewable Energy and to be Green A recent survey by YouGov commissioned by The Sunday...

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chasingthestorm.com 04 Dec '11, 2pm

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Branson predicts aviation could be among 'clean...

businessgreen.com 06 Dec '11, 5am

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Solar Powered Plane to Fly the World In 2014: S...

gas2.org 05 Dec '11, 9pm

Some analysts have said that we are about to enter a golden age of solar technology, as the cost of solar electricity and ...

If NGOs were an economy, they would be the seventh-largest in the world via @triplepundit

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triplepundit.com 01 Dec '11, 2pm

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Solar Charging Meets Social Networking With Changers : TreeHugger

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[Infographic] The Future Social CEO

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The world is going social, and even CEO of companies are becoming more and more involved in social media. Don’t believe us...